Senior Financial Analyst at sweetgreen

| Culver City
Sorry, this job was removed at 11:34 a.m. (PST) on Wednesday, August 19, 2020
Find out who's hiring in Los Angeles.
See all Finance jobs in Los Angeles
Apply now
By clicking continue you agree to Built In’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Summary Description:  The Senior Financial Analyst role within the Financial Planning & Analysis department is developed to help support the rapid growth of the organization.  The Senior Financial Analyst will report to the Manager, Financial Planning & Analysis with strategic support on enhancing financial modeling as well as identifying opportunities to support our restaurant Operators in the business.  This role will aid in advancing financial reporting as well as modeling within current enterprise performance management systems.  Sweetgreen is seeking a dynamic individual with experience in communicating effectively across multiples channels of a large organization.  This position will have solid visibility to senior leadership with the opportunity to collaborate on a range of projects. 

Responsibilities:

  • Create quarterly operations forecasts while identifying areas for process improvement as well as overall efficiencies to enhance accuracy and timeliness
  • Partner with Operations to better understand the performance and assist with any questions or ad-hoc support
  • Conduct variance analysis between actual and forecast, plan and prior year. Develop clear and thorough reports that highlight key drivers of the business
  • Assist team with company roll-up process for quarterly forecasts and annual operating plan
  • Prepare weekly operational performance materials for Ops Leadership Team meeting
  • Produce monthly financial report for Executive Leadership and Board of Directors
  • Prepare monthly sales report that highlights key performance areas of the company
  • Develop clear and insightful commentary to be shared with leadership team
  • Establish comprehensive process for reporting on sales discounts and sharing key findings with ops leadership team
  • Support Operations Area Leaders and Head Coaches in areas of forecasting, P&L reviews, and restaurant performance
  • Calculate quarterly field bonus payouts based on performance metrics and submit to payroll for processing
  • Create meaningful and insightful period-end P&L reports that detail key variances in the areas of sales, cost of goods sold, and labor
  • Complete special projects, as assigned

Required Experience:

  • 3-5 years of experience in similar corporate finance role, preferably in food & beverage/omni-channel business model
  • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of accounting principles
  • Demonstrated ability to interpret and communicate complex financial information
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced & team-oriented environment
  • Ability to think outside the box and recognize irregular patterns in financial performance

Required Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or related field.

Skills:

  • Advanced user of MS Excel and PowerPoint
  • Knowledge of Business Intelligence tools (Eg. Cognos TM1, Tableau, Compeat, SQL, ERP/EPM experience)
  • Strong analytical mind-set
  • Established financial modeling skills 

What you'll get:

  • Competitive pay + bonus plan granted based on performance 
  • Health, dental + vision insurance
  • Flexible PTO, because we respect the need for work/life harmony
  • An opportunity to make a real impact on the people around you, both by growing them and by connecting them to real food
  • To live the sweetlife and celebrate your passion + purpose
  • A collaborative family of people who live our core values and have your back
  • A clear career path with opportunities for development, both personally and professionally
  • Free sweetgreen swag
  • Complimentary sweetgreen

Come join the sweetlife!

About sweetgreen:

sweetgreen is on a mission to build healthier communities by connecting people to real food. We passionately believe that real food should be convenient and accessible to everyone. Every day in each sweetgreen, our 3,500 team members make food from scratch, using fresh ingredients and produce delivered that morning. And in our local communities, we’re committed to leaving people better than we found them. We’re in the business of feeding people, and we’re out to change what that means.

sweetgreen provides equal opportunities for everyone that works for us and everyone that applies to join our team, without regard to sex or gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, any service, past, present, or future, in the uniformed services of the United States (military or veteran status), or any other consideration protected by federal, state, or local law.

sweetgreen participates in the federal government's E-Verify program to determine employment eligibility. To learn more about the E-Verify program, please click here.

Read Full Job Description
Apply now
By clicking continue you agree to Built In’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • GolangLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • RubyLanguages
    • SqlLanguages
    • GrailsLanguages
    • GraphQLLanguages
    • ReactLibraries
    • AngularJSFrameworks
    • DjangoFrameworks
    • Ember.jsFrameworks
    • Node.jsFrameworks
    • Ruby on RailsFrameworks

Location

Our office is positioned in the centerpiece for LA's newest creative generation, PLATFORM and directly across the street from the Metro Station.

What are sweetgreen Perks + Benefits

sweetgreen Benefits Overview

sweetgreen is committed to offering a benefit package with flexibility and options to help you live your sweetlife. Our suite of benefits includes the core options of medical, dental, and vision as well as other voluntary benefit options to help you create the benefit package that best meets the needs of you and your family.

We believe that our employees are the most important ingredients in our restaurants and aim to support you throughout your journey at sweetgreen. FAMILY FUND

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Pair programming
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Unconscious bias training
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Company Equity
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
We provide up to 5 months of parental leave for the primary caretaker. We believe in fully supporting new parents.
Flexible Work Schedule
sweetgreen provides employees with a flexible work schedule that includes flexible start and end times. Do what you love on *and* off the clock.
Return-to-work program post parental leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Paid Volunteer Time
Our employees Give back with 5 paid volunteering hours per year.
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Free Daily Meals
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Pet Friendly
Fitness Subsidies
Sweetgreen has partnered with Classpass to offer a different kind of gym membership. All benefits-eligible employees receive a subsidy per month to use towards your membership.
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Tuition Reimbursement
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
sweetgreen hosts lunch and learn meetings once per month.
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within

Additional Perks + Benefits

FAMILY FUND

The family fund provides emergency financial aid to employees experiencing financial hardship caused by catastrophic events outside of your control, like a natural disaster or life altering personal crisis.

Every person in the sweetgreen family can elect to donate part of their paycheck to the family fund pool of money. This is the money that will be distributed to individuals who apply for funds that will help them cope with an unfortunate situation.

With your continued support, we can truly make an impact in the lives of our sweetgreen family members who are experiencing hardship.

More Jobs at sweetgreen21 open jobs
All Jobs
Finance
Data + Analytics
Design + UX
Dev + Engineer
HR
Marketing
Operations
Content
Operations
new
Culver City
HR
new
Culver City
Operations
new
Culver City
Content
new
Los Angeles
HR
new
Culver City
Finance
new
Culver City
Data + Analytics
new
Culver City
Operations
new
Culver City
Design + UX
new
Culver City
Operations
new
Culver City
Marketing
new
Culver City
HR
new
Culver City
Developer
new
Culver City
Operations
new
Culver City
Apply now
By clicking continue you agree to Built In’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.
Save jobView sweetgreen's full profileSee more sweetgreen jobs